Kompan swing into action with major supply chain project
Global Playground Equipment innovator, Kompan, has recently announced an exciting new partnership with the inventory experts, Slimstock, focused on building a healthier supply chain operation.
Every year, Kompan’s play and sports solutions bring joy to millions of people across the world. From helping customers to visualise their perfect play area to manufacturing and distributing complete playground solutions, Kompan is committed to making their customer’s buying experience as pleasurable as possible. Furthermore, to ensure their products remain safe, the playground specialist also offers a complete range of spare parts and accessories to prolong the life of their customer’s purchase.
To establish a solid foundation for further innovation, Kompan will join forces with the inventory specialists, Slimstock. Through boosting operational efficiency, Slimstock will help the team at Kompan to unlock working capital which, can be reinvested into other areas of the business.
Explaining the strategic move Henning Nør Hansen, supply chain operations director at Kompan adds: “Innovation sits at the heart of our business and we are always looking for ways we can make life better for our customers. For this reason, we are investing in both our people and technology to ultimately improve the performance of our supply chain.”
As part of a wider business review of their existing processes, Kompan will enrich their IT infrastructure with Slimstock’s inventory optimisation solution, Slim4. With an initial focus on optimising inventory at the Kompan’s manufacturing and warehouse facility in the Czech Republic, the team at located at the HQ in Denmark will utilise Slim4 to optimise their approach to inventory management. Henning Nør Hansen goes on to add: “To achieve our customer satisfaction goals, Slim4 will help up to improve product availability while simultaneously reducing overall inventory levels.”
Peter Malling, Commercial Director at Slimstock Denmark concludes: “Given Kompan’s global reputation for both innovation and creativity, we are excited to support the business as they pursue their efficiency improvement objectives. Given that both Kompan and Slimstock, share the same passion for customer satisfaction, I look forward to establishing a long-lasting partnership.”